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May 16, 2019
7:00 PM
Watertown Savings Bank Room
Watertown Free Public Library
123 Main Street

Watertown, MA 02472
Free and open to all.
Book cover for Footprints in the Dust by Roberta Gately
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Footprints in the Dust: A Look at the Refugee Experience

Thursday, May 16, 2019

A nurse, humanitarian aid worker, and writer, Roberta Gately has served in war zones around the world. Her latest book, Footprints in the Dust: Nursing, Survival, Compassion, and Hope with Refugees around the World, shares the real stories of refugees around the world in hopes of revealing the truth about their experience. Footprints in the Dust was named 2018 American Book Fest winner for Best Narrative Non-fiction. Copies of the book will be available to purchase at the event. Ms. Gately lives in the Boston area.